coding DNA


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Noun1.coding DNA - sequence of a gene's DNA that transcribes into protein structures; "exons are interspersed with introns"
deoxyribonucleic acid, desoxyribonucleic acid, DNA - (biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix; associated with the transmission of genetic information; "DNA is the king of molecules"
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To further reveal the genome-wide methylation pattern, MeDIP-Seq reads distribution were analyzed in 2 kb region upstream of the transcription start sites (TSS), 5'-UTRs, coding DNA sequence (CDS), introns, 3'-UTRs, 2 kb region downstream of the transcription termination site (TTS) and repeats (Figure 2).
The team found that this process was driven by ancient transposons--stretches of nonprotein coding DNA that can change their position within the genome.
17, 2014) (giving an animated representation of the difference between coding DNA and non-coding DNA).
Morphologic analysis and molecular analysis of coding DNA regions and mitochondrial DNA are currently underway.